Michael Jackson family accuses promoter of negligence

Relatives of the late singer Michael Jackson are taking the promoter of his ill-fated comeback tour to court in a £27 billion lawsuit.

They accuse AEG Live of the "negligent hiring" of Dr Conrad Murray - the doctor who is now serving a prison sentence for the involuntary manslaughter of the singer.

ITV News reporter Ben Chapman has the story:

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Jacko family £27bn legal action

Michael Jackson's family is taking the promoter of his ill-fated comeback tour to court, reportedly claiming tens of billions of dollars.